Written by: Bob Colling
World Wrestling Federation presents Superstars
From: Fayetteville, NC
1.)Crush defeated Jay Stryker
2.)Bam-Bam Bigelow defeated Brad Anderson
3.)The Bushwhackers defeated Barry Horowitz & Reno Riggins
4.)Ludvig Borga defeated Jason Voltaire
5.)Randy Savage defeated Rick Martel
1. Gorilla Monsoon hosts the WWF Update segment. He talks about Lex Luger getting the first shot at WWF World Champion Yokozuna at WrestleMania X. Bret Hart will get the second shot but will wrestle Owen Hart at the event as well. We are reminded of what happened at the Royal Rumble between Bret and Owen. Owen Hart shares some of his comments about Bret Hart. Owen asks what will it mean for him when he beats Bret Hart at WrestleMania. He is knows he is going to just that. This isn’t going to be a fluke when Owen beats Bret!
2. Footage from WWF Mania is shown where Randy Savage attacked Crush during a press conference for their match at WrestleMania X.
3. Savage arm drags Martel quickly to start off the contest. Savage backs Martel against the ropes but backs off as the referee breaks them apart. Martel slaps Savage up against the ropes and bails to the floor. Savage jumps to the floor and Martel rolls back into the ring to do some jumping jacks. Some more stalling as Martel does some jumping jacks on the floor as Savage enters the ring. Savage chases Martel around the ring and is stomped by Martel as he rolls back into the ring. Martel with a few knee lifts in the corner. Savage with a few jabs and hip tosses Martel followed by a clothesline that sends the Model to the floor. Martel knee lifts Savage and drops Savage with a right hand. Savage’s left eye is swollen. Savage rams Martel face first into the top turnbuckle and controls Martel with a side headlock. Martel atomic drops Savage but Savage keeps the side headlock on. Savage with a backslide but only gets a two count. Savage clotheslines Martel and Martel rolls to the floor. Martel punches Savage from the apron and tosses Savage over the top to the floor. Martel scoop slams Savage on the floor. Martel brings Savage back into the ring with a vertical suplex for a two count. Martel sends Savage hard back first into the corner and continues his offense with a few strikes to the back. Martel locks in a rear chin lock but Savage gets to his feet. Sunset flip by Savage for a two count. Martel gets up and stomps away on Savage followed by a backbreaker for a near fall. Savage counters a scoop slam with a inside cradle and gets a two count. Savage blocks a backdrop with a boot to the face. Savage knee lifts Martel to the floor and heads to the top rope. Savage leaps off the top and connects with a double axe handle! Savage covers Martel back in the ring but only gets a two count. Martel with a eye rake and knee lifts Savage into the corner. Martel misses a spear in the corner and hit’s the ring post shoulder first. Savage scoop slams Martel and leaps off the top connecting with a flying elbow drop to win the contest. **
Not a whole lot happening on this edition of Superstars. The featured match was sub-par and there wasn’t anything all that entertaining or important on the program. So, this one gets a thumbs down from me.
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